About Ann Zuraw

Ann Zuraw, the voice behind "Chicks, Chat and Change", is a Certified Financial Planner (CFP®), Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA®), and Certified Divorce Financial Analyst (CDFA™). If you have comments on this post contact Ann Zuraw

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F is for Favor a Fiduciary Advisor and See What We Offer

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The Millennial’s & Money Quiz

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Get Recharged at the Women’ Resource Center of Greensboro – Sign Up Today!

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E is for Expecting to find Money in an Empty Wallet?

In today’s world, we may not always find cash in our wallets, but most of us are always carrying a debit card and some credit cards in our wallets. This practice allows us to spend our money, “cash or no cash,” quite easily. But knowing how much, how often and where we are spending our […]

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D is for Do Your Homework before You Retire

Retirement is a life changing event, but being adequately prepared will make the transition an easier one. If you are about to retire and don’t have a plan, please consider making one now.  Here are some issues you will be facing as you move into retirement. Retirement Budget Make a list of all future cost: […]

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X es para: ¿Estás dando un buen ejemplo financiero para sus niños?

  “No se preocupen que sus hijos nunca los escuchan; preocúpense de que ellos siempre los están viendo a ustedes. – Robert Fulghum   Enseñar verdaderamente e inculcar  la responsabilidad financiera de su hijo es mejor predicar con el ejemplo, ejemplo, ejemplo! Cuando usted pone el valor en el trabajo duro y las habilidades de […]

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C is for Choosing Dignity in Divorce

It’s time; you’ve hashed out this decision over and over in your head, and now you know that divorce is the inevitable. You also realize you want to get through this process with your integrity intact, and without depleting your life savings. This shouldn’t be too difficult if you and your spouse agree, you should […]

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B is for Balancing Your Work and Care-giving

Balancing a career, family, and aging parents can become physically damaging if you don’t pay attention to the warning signs. Should you experience some of the stressful effects of caregiving, please incorporate some of these healthy habits into your daily life. By taking care of yourself first, you’ll be able to take care of others more […]

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A is for Angry about the Pink Tax – Avoid it!

The “pink tax” is higher price tags directed to an entire gender, the same gender that struggles with the gender pay gap. It doesn’t seem fair that full time working women, whom in 2013 made only 78 cent for every dollar their male counterparts made, are often subjected to pay more for the “women’s” version […]

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